OUR NATURAL BEEF
Meadowlark Brand Beef is 100% natural, which means no antibiotics, no feed hormones, no growth hormones, no steroids, and no animal byproducts in the feed (no risk of mad-cow disease). In addition, our cattle are raised in a low stress, clean, and humane environment, complete with vegetarian treats and "brush-downs." This ensures that adrenaline levels are kept to a minimum, which keeps our cattle healthy and beef quality high.
Not only is our beef natural, but also good for you! Here are some key benefits of beef identified by the U.S. Department of Agriculture.
Natural Beef Nutritional Facts:
Calorie-for-calorie, beef is one of the most nutrient-rich foods. Not only does it provide you with a many of the essential nutrients, but also has the highest concentrations of these nutrients compared to many other proteins.
Here are some comparisons (U.S.D.A.); to get the same amount of ke nutrients found in a 3-ounce serving of beef, you need to eat:
Compared to Skinless Chicken:
Calorie Content of Beef:
Health Benefits of Beef:
Beef is good for bones and teeth. It enhances immunity against infections, and prevents blood vessel walls from damage. Moderate consumption of lean beef is also good for cardiovascular health and helps to prevent cancer.